39630-034: National Power Grid Development Investment Program - Tranche 3

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


A Framework Financing Agreement (FFA) for Multitranche Financing Facility (MFF) of the Investment Program was signed on 29 February 2008 among ADB, India, and Power Grid Corporation of India Limited (POWERGRID), the Borrower and EA. Subsequently, on 28 March 2008, ADB approved the MFF of an aggregate amount of $600 million to POWERGRID for the Investment Program. Initially, the scope of the program comprised of two projects; Project 1: Upgradation of Transmission Capacity for Evacuation of ... Read More

Country India
Project Number 39630-034
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Loan No. 2823
Approval Date 07 Dec 2011
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 51,000
Sector Energy
Subsector Electricity transmission and distribution
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 3: Some gender elements (SGE)
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: B
Indigenous People: C

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